'''Alexander Douglas "Alex" Smith'''
(born May 7, 1984) is an American American football|football quarterback
for the Kansas City Chiefs
of the National Football League
(NFL). He was the List of first overall National Football League draft picks|first overall pick
by the San Francisco 49ers
in the 2005 NFL Draft
Smith played college football
for the Utah Utes football|Utah Utes
. In 2004, he was named the Mountain West Conference
Player of the Year and led the Utes to a 2005 Fiesta Bowl|Fiesta Bowl
victory and a national top-five finish. He played for six different offensive coordinator
s in his first six seasons in the NFL with San Francisco, and he struggled with injuries and consistency. In 2011, Smith enjoyed his strongest statistical season of his career and led the 49ers to the NFC West
division title. In the middle of the 2012...